Prince Siddhartha The Musical 《釋迦牟尼佛傳》音樂劇 since 1999
Prince Siddhartha – the musical, a full-length musical in Mandarin, created and produced by some of the best talents from the Malaysian music, television, theatre and dance scenes.
The musical received overwhelming responses and rave reviews when it premiered in Kuala Lumpur in October, 1999, as well as when it toured Singapore, South Africa and Indonesia.
Over 100 thousands audiences were deeply moved and greatly inspired by the poetic depiction of the sojourn journey of Prince Siddhartha in ancient India. Prince Siddhartha gave up a life of prestige and wealth to go in search of truth in life, and eventually became one of the greatest teachers of all time.
Prince Siddhartha – the musical is essentially an Eastern story re-told and staged in a Broadway musical style. Presented by a cast of award-winning and/or professionally trained performers, the show also features a captivating music score putting together classical, new- age and ethnic elements, vibrantly coloured stage design, lavish costumes and advance animation effects. Easily accessible to all, Prince Siddhartha – the musical has gained high acclaims on both its artistic and entertainment values.
The 8th BOH Cameronian Arts Awards 12 nominations, 10 Awards(Best Ensemble, Best Original Music, Best Original Book & Lyric, Best Lighting, Best Set Design, Best Choreographer, Best Musical Direction, Best Director, Best Sound Design and Best Makeup)